Monthly Archives: August 2011

Some Like it Hot….

By: Ann Jerome Here in Austin, we’re managing to sweat our way through one of the hottest summers on record.  We will actually set the new heat record on Wednesday of this week as we continue to log temperatures over the … Continue reading

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One Family, Four Cities, Two Ronald McDonald Houses

By Jan Gunter This summer we had the pleasure of meeting Cindy Holt, and her daughter and family, Cristy and Phillip Tingkang and Hali’a. They stayed here at the Ronald McDonald House while Hali’a had a scheduled heart surgery. As … Continue reading

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The “Benefits” of a Home

By Karen Matuszewski Guest Blogger While attending a thank-you lunch for the volunteers of the second annual Lights of Love 5K Event benefiting Ronald McDonald House Charities, I found myself sitting at the table with Kent Burress, RMHC Austin’s CEO. … Continue reading

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Partners Outside Austin – Appreciate the House

by Beverly Seffel Yesterday I was talking to a dad who lives outside Austin and who has been staying at the House for more than a month. He was sharing with me how grateful they were to be here.  That … Continue reading

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Coming Full Circle

by Taryn Skees, Guest Blogger Read more from Taryn at her blog More Skees Please! Update February 11, 2013: Aiden is five now, and you can see a slideshow of his wonderful, sweet, challenging journey on Taryn’s blog. Happy 5th … Continue reading

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Busy, Busy, Busy!

by Jane Rose Even though I only work “part time,” it sure seems like it’s been full time lately.  Just about all I can do even when I’m not at the office is think about, talk about and pretty much … Continue reading

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